The Most Rev. Borys Gudziak, a native of Syracuse, will be installed Tuesday as the seventh Metropolitan Archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia, the spiritual leader of the church in the United States.
The Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, the religious community founded by Philadelphia heiress St. Katharine Drexel, offer more than 200 items for auction in preparation for the sale of their 44-acre property in Bensalem.
At their best, eulogies bestow a gift to the grieving of a multi-dimensional portrayal that is familiar and often revelatory. At their worst, they are boring, cliché-ridden tomes that fail to say anything new or insightful.
The Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania will move its headquarters from a building adjacent to the local denomination’s cathedral in University City to St. John's Episcopal Church in Norristown, and maintain a satellite office in Center City at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church.
Founded in 1893, George School is a boarding and day school with 547 students who this year come from 22 states and 44 countries. They practice Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, Confucianism, or no religion at all.
A group of children who recited violent songs and a poem in Arabic last month as part of a school program at North Philadelphia mosque did not understand their meaning, according to a statement released Wednesday.